• 02:30 PM
  • Chicago Cultural Center, Claudia Cassidy Theater (77 E. Randolph Street, Chicago)

The Lahore Committee of CSCI presents Aaj Ki Umrao Jaan, a play by Riaz Baber in collaboration with the Performance Club of Chicago. In Urdu with audio English translation via smartphone.  

  • 05:30 PM
  • GAR Hall and Rotunda and Claudia Cassidy Theater, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington St., Chicago

Join the Lahore Committee of CSCI for an evening of art, film, poetry and music, celebrating the cultural heritage of Chicago and its sister city of Lahore, Pakistan. Lyari Notes, an award-winning documentary will be screened, music by musicians representing diverse cultures of Chicago will be performed and artworks presented will be contemporary explorations in various…

  • 02:30 PM
  • Chicago Cultural Center, 77 E. Randolph Street

Join the Lahore Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International and The Performance Club of Chicago for an original play, Bulleh: a journey of self-discovery at the Chicago Cultural Center’s Claudia Cassidy Theater at 4 p.m. on Sunday, August 18. Bulleh: a journey of self-discovery is an original play written by the Performance Club of Chicago about…

  • 02:00 PM
  • Chicago Cultural Center, G.A.R. Rotunda & Claudia Cassidy Theater, 77 E. Randolph Street, Chicago

The Lahore Committee of CSCI and the Performance Club of Chicago are proud to present Jungi, a dramatic, passionate, and soul-searching exploration into the impact of violence on our society. Through the eyes of the play’s titular character, Jungi transports its audience across time and place to open a window into the role of violence…

  • 11:00 AM
  • Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, 410 N. Michigan Avenue, Suite 900, Chicago

Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Consulate General of Pakistan and the Lahore Committee of Chicago Sister Cities International, presents a business luncheon in honor of the Honorable Jalil Abbas Jilani, the Ambassador of Pakistan to the U.S. The purpose of this event is to bring together U.S. business representatives to learn about…

  • 12:00 PM
  • The Chicago Club, 81 E. Van Buren Street, Chicago

CSCI is sponsoring the Chicago Council on Global Affairs’ public program Pakistan’s Paradigm Shift, with His Excellency Jalil Abbas Jilani, Ambassador of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan to the US. Pakistan is turning a page by instituting new measures to tackle its militancy problem and implementing dramatic economic reforms aimed at addressing a host of…

  • 02:30 PM
  • Chicago Cultural Center, Claudia Cassidy Theater, 77 E. Randolph Street, Chicago

The Lahore Committee of CSCI and The Performance Club of Chicago present the original play Faiz: Samey Sey Parey on Sunday, May 11 at the Chicago Cultural Center, along with a reception, from 2:30–5:30 p.m. The play will be presented in Urdu with an English introduction and is about the timelessness of Faiz Ahmad Faiz’s poetry…